A man accused of throwing hot oil from a frying pan into his roommate’s face was found not guilty after a jury determined he acted in self-defense, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.
A bicyclist accused of running down an elderly pedestrian and riding away was acquitted of all charges after a jury determined police arrested the wrong man, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.
The content of this site does not constitute legal advice. The views expressed on this site belong to the original authors alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of the San Francisco Public Defender's Office, its members or affiliates. All content is provided "as is" for informational purposes only, and San Francisco Public Defender's Office makes no representations as to the accuracy, completeness, currentness or suitability of the information on this site. San Francisco Public Defender's Office is not responsible for and does not endorse any materials, information, viewpoints, goods or services available through third party sites linked from this site. All images, unless otherwise noted, are property of the San Francisco Public Defender's Office and may not be used without our expressed permission.
Public Defender Manohar Raju completed Implicit Bias Training on 01/13/2020 as required by San Francisco Administrative Code Section 16.9-28.